Lord of the Rings, The (Symphony No. 1) - Complete Edition (Score and Parts). Composed by Johan De Meij. For Concert Band. Amstel Music. Grade 5-6. Amstel Music #AM06. Published by Amstel Music (HL.4000024).
This monumental work, inspired by J.R.R. Tolkien's literary masterpiece, is a challenging and uniquely rewarding composition for the advanced concert band. Celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2008, Johan de Meij's work was awarded the Sudler Prize for composition in 1990 and continues to receive important performances yearly. Each of the five movements is also available separately. (Grade 5).